Taking screenshot in firefox.

2013-02-03 1 min read Firefox
Couple of days back, I was trying to take screenshot with Firefox. As usual I started out with searching for plugins which could take a screen shot for the whole page and not just the visible portion of the page. Installed couple of them, some did not work. Finally I found something called Development Bar. So, here is a simple way to take a screenshot. Press “Shift+F12”. This will bring up a bar in the bottom of the firefox window. Continue reading

Take a screenshot of the window the user clicks on and name the file the same as the window title

2010-12-19 2 min read bash Learning Photo
Take a screenshot of the window the user clicks on and name the file the same as the window title 1 <td> <div class="text codecolorer"> &nbsp;sleep 4; xwd >foo.xwd; mv foo.xwd "$(dd skip=100 if=foo.xwd bs=1 count=256 2>/dev/null | egrep -ao '^[[:print:]]+' | tr / :).xwd" </div> </td> </tr> In general, this is actually not better than the “scrot -d4” command I’m listing it as an alternative to, so please don’t vote it down for that. Continue reading

bash – change theme for gtk in gnome and take screenshot from script.

2010-03-24 1 min read bash Fedora Gnome
I wrote a blog on bash script to change the icon/cursor theme using a bash script. Lets extend the same concept a little more and use the script to change the gtk theme for gnome and at the same time take a screenshot also. #!/bin/bash path=&#8221;/tmp/screenshot&#8221; [[ &#8221;$1&#8221; == &#8221;&#8221; ]] && time=5 || time=$1 [[ &#8221;$2&#8221; == &#8221;&#8221; ]] && ( cd ~/.themes cont=&#8221;y&#8221; echo &#8221;Select one of the icon themes&#8221; Continue reading

shotwell- Photo organizer for Linux in Gnome

2010-01-21 2 min read Fedora Linux Photo
Here is description of shotwell: Shotwell is a new <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/open_source" title="Open Source" rel="wikinvest" href="http://www.wikinvest.com/concept/Open_Source">open source photo organizer designed for the <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/gnome" title="GNOME" rel="homepage" href="http://www.gnome.org/">GNOME <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/desktop_environment" title="Desktop environment" rel="wikipedia" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desktop_environment">desktop environment. It allows you to import photos from your camera, view and edit them, and share them with others. Link to shotwell: <a href="http://www.yorba.org/shotwell/" target="_blank">http://www.yorba.org/shotwell/ Here are some <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/screenshot" title="Screenshot" rel="wikipedia" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Screenshot">screenshots from the application. Continue reading

gnome-shell and gnome-do on F11 Screenshots

2009-12-02 1 min read Fedora Gnome
Here are some screenshots of gnome-shell : <a href="http://blog.amit-agarwal.co.in/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/screenshot_0011.jpe"><img class="size-full wp-image-1246" title="Gnome Shell" src="http://blog.amit-agarwal.co.in/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/screenshot_0011.jpe" alt="Gnome Shell" width="840" height="525" /> <a href="http://blog.amit-agarwal.co.in/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/Screenshot.png"><img class="size-full wp-image-1247" title="Gnome Shell" src="http://blog.amit-agarwal.co.in/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/Screenshot.png" alt="Gnome Shell" width="840" height="525" /> <a href="http://blog.amit-agarwal.co.in/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/Screenshot-1.png"><img class="size-full wp-image-1248" title="Gnome Shell" src="http://blog.amit-agarwal.co.in/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/Screenshot-1.png" alt="Gnome Shell" width="840" height="525" /> <a href="http://blog.amit-agarwal.co.in/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/Screenshot-2.png"><img class="size-full wp-image-1249" title="Gnome Shell" src="http://blog.amit-agarwal.co.in/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/Screenshot-2.png" alt="Gnome Shell" width="840" height="525" />